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Madison Hughes recently reflected on his experience at the Olympics.
Video is now available of the Junior All-Americans Development team against the Canada U-19s over the holidays.
Phaidra Knight and Kelly Griffin are searching for a spot on the Eagles World Cup squad.
The Club Championships are heading back to Infinity Park. Tucson and Pittsburgh will host the regionals.
Congrats to ORSU's Rachel Johnson on winning the TIAR Award for Women's Club 7s Player of the Year.
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Dylan Audsley, Jihad Khabir, Russell Webb, and Calvin Whiting are up for the Men's College Player of the Year award.
Nicole Strasko, Gabby Cantorna, and Jordan Gray are up for the women's award.
Central Washington has released their spring schedule and it includes a home and away with BYU.
Lisa Rosen has been picked to lead the Air Force's women's 7s program.
The Canada women are looking for success at this year's World Cup.
Ticket sales for the Wellington 7s are slow, painfully slow.
Changes are being proposed for club rugby in Wales.